Southern Museum of Civil War
And Locomotive History Archives & Library Russell Clayton Collection:  Wilbur G. Kurtz

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Russell Clayton Collection:  Wilbur G. Kurtz

Provenance: Russell Clayton donated this collection in honor of Wilbur Kurtz the painter, author and historian in 2011.

Single photocopies are available for research purposes only for a nominal fee. A list of applicable fees can be found here.

Daniel Pete processed these papers in 2011.

Description: This collection consists of books, magazines, advertising pamphlets, a 35mm film roll w/canister and a CD that highlight the life of Wilbur G. Kurtz through his paintings, writings and involvement with preserving the story of the Andrews‟ Raid/Great Locomotive Chase, and various film projects, among them the filming of Gone With the Wind.

Descriptions are representative samples in the collection and not detailed entirely as to their contents.



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